Field Operator


  • Description One of Husky’s advantages is that we are an integrated oil and gas company. From exploration to development, production, refining and marketing, we’ve got it all! Combine this with a range of learning and development tools and an inclusive work environment, and you are well-positioned for a successful career at Husky. We have training, mentoring and career development programs and resources to help you develop both personally and professionally – as an employee or a leader.

We offer many internal leadership and business skills courses along with tuition reimbursement programs for qualified employees. Every year, a significant number of our employees are able to take on new roles within the company thanks to our strong focus on hands-on learning and development. Husky is currently looking for a Field Operator. Located in Rainbow Lake, this position is accountable for operating, monitoring and maintaining all production/safety related equipment at assigned locations and ensures it is run in a safe, efficient manner while maintaining the necessary production requirements. 

A Field Operator position level is determined by their years of experience, knowledge and training. Duties and responsibilities will increase overtime as an individual deemed qualified and competent in assigned tasks. Rainbow Lake is located in the Northwest corner of Alberta, approximately 140 km west of High Level. It is a family oriented community with 1,200 people serviced by extensive recreation facilities, a health care facility, and both primary and secondary schools. 

Husky's Rainbow Lake Operations offer some of the most technically challenging and varied experience in the oil and gas industry. The Rainbow District consists of sweet and sour oil and gas wells, with gathering facilities that send the production to a large central processing plant. The oil and gas is sweetened at the plant before being shipped to sales or used for re-injection. The district has more than 100 local employees and another 25 full time contractors. 

Relocation to Rainbow Lake is required. Husky provides a competitive compensation program for Rainbow Lake assignments. Employees are eligible for Site Specific Benefits which will be detailed in the recruitment process. They include a location premium, housing with paid utilities, a travel allowance and personal flights per each family member. 

Specific responsibilities will include: Operate and monitor oil and gas wells (Checks pumping units, tests wells and record fluid levels), batteries, satellites, compressors, dehydrators, gas amine, pipeline parameters and dehydration processing plants and troubleshoot, diagnose and repair related oil and gas equipment. Perform condition monitoring including sampling and testing per area responsibilities. Complete area operations records. (e.g. 

volume balances, log sheets, work permits and required reports). Maintain and troubleshoot all area-specific equipment to optimize performance to meet production targets as per Husky guidelines. Support operations performed maintenance activities aligned to the site’s operating philosophy. Support on-site maintenance contractors by communicating Husky requirements, policies and procedures, while leading by example. 

Participate in the development and review of Standard Operating Procedures. Follow standard operating procedures and participate in routine / non-routine operating & maintenance tasks that will increase troubleshooting skills. Provide assistance, coaching, on-the-job training and assessments to new employees as required. Participate in the site Health and Safety Program. 

Report all near misses and incidents. Participate in incident investigations, as required. Qualifications Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent Class 5 driver’s license Power Engineering Certificate (4th Class minimum) Gas Process Operations (GPO) / Production Field Operations (PFO) levels A,B,C&D / I,II,III&IV or Oil & Gas Process Operations (OGPO) levels 100,200,300&400 / I,II,III&IV or 4th Class Power Engineering Minimum 1-3 years of experience in operation of oil well equipment and all associated processes and systems Minimum 1-3 years of experience in equipment isolation in preparation for maintenance Minimum 1-3 years of experience in safe work permitting and hazard analysis Minimum 1 year of Oil and Gas experience Reference WCP Process Operations & Systems Competency Matrix As this position has been identified as safety sensitive, employment of a final candidate selected for this position will be conditional upon successful completion of required pre-employment medical and alcohol/drug assessments. As this position requires the operation of a motor vehicle, applicants are asked to provide a recent (i.e., issued within the previous 4 weeks) original driver’s abstract for the preceding 3 year period when appearing for an interview. 

At Husky, we respect diversity and embrace an inclusive culture. We value uniqueness and different perspectives as they play a critical role in our success. To achieve this, individuals are selected based on qualifications, merit, and abilities and we encourage applications from everyone including visible minorities, Aboriginal people, women, and persons with disabilities. Husky Energy is an integrated Canadian energy company. 

It is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, and is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol HSE. The Company operates Upstream and Downstream business segments, with operations in Canada, the United States, China and Indonesia. Husky's balanced growth strategy focuses on consistent execution, disciplined financial management and safe and reliable operations. Interested candidates must apply online at: . 

Only those candidates who apply via Husky's online application process can be considered. We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short-listed applicants will be contacted. #LI-Post Job Operations Primary Location CA-AB-Rainbow Lake 

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Approximate Salary:
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Rainbow Lake, Alberta
System Operator
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
High School or equivalent
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